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Toolson lifts Utah Valley over CS Northridge 92-84 in CBI

Mar. 19, 2019 11:41 PM EDT

OREM, Utah (AP) — Jake Toolson had 21 points as Utah Valley beat Cal State Northridge 92-84 in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational on Tuesday night. Baylee Steele had 19 points for Utah Valley (25-9). Richard Harward added 15 points. Isaiah White had 15 points for the hosts. Lamine Diane...

Osetkowski leads Texas over S. Dakota St. 79-73 in NIT

Mar. 19, 2019 11:34 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dylan Osetkowski had a career-high 26 points as Texas defeated South Dakota State 79-73 in the NIT first round on Tuesday night. Osetkowski shot 4 for 6 from beyond the arc. Courtney Ramey had 13 points for Texas (17-16). Kerwin Roach II added 12 points. Mike Daum had 25 points and 11...

Belmont beats Temple 81-70 for first NCAA Tournament win

Mar. 19, 2019 11:31 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Kevin McClain scored 29 points and led the decisive second-half run as Belmont got its first NCAA Tournament win, pulling away to an 81-70 victory Tuesday night and ending Temple coach Fran Dunphy's career in the First Four. The 11th-seeded Bruins (27-5) play Maryland on Thursday in the...

Fairleigh Dickinson rallies for first ever NCAA tourney win

Mar. 19, 2019 10:44 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Eleven months ago, Fairleigh Dickinson coach Greg Herenda was seriously ill with life-threatening blood clots. On Tuesday night, he danced on the court and hugged his players after they secured the first NCAA Tournament win in school history. Senior guard Darnell Edge scored a...

Martin scores 21 to lift Memphis over San Diego 74-60 in NIT

Mar. 19, 2019 10:05 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Jeremiah Martin had 21 points as Memphis topped San Diego 74-60 in the NIT first round on Tuesday night. Tyler Harris had 16 points for Memphis (22-13). Kyvon Davenport added 16 points and three blocks. Olin Carter III had 17 points for the Toreros (21-15). Tyler Williams added 11...

Lipscomb tops Davidson 89-81 in NIT

Mar. 19, 2019 9:51 PM EDT

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Michael Buckland had 17 points and Rob Marberry posted 17 points as Lipscomb defeated Davidson 89-81 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night. Buckland hit 4 of 6 3-pointers. Garrison Mathews had 14 points and seven rebounds for Lipscomb (26-7). Ahsan Asadullah added 10 points....

Williams leads Robert Morris over Cornell 98-89 in OT in CIT

Mar. 19, 2019 9:47 PM EDT

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Josh Williams had 36 points to out-duel Jimmy Boeheim and lift Robert Morris to a 98-89 overtime win over Cornell in the first round of the CIT on Tuesday night. Boeheim led the Big Red with a career-high 31 points. Matt Morgan had 24 points, including the game-tying shot at the...

Morgan lifts Indiana over St. Francis (Pa.) 89-72 in NIT

Mar. 19, 2019 9:43 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Juwan Morgan had 28 points as Indiana topped St. Francis (Pa.) 89-72 in the NIT first round on Tuesday night. Aljami Durham added 22 points for the Hoosiers. Morgan shot 10 for 13 from the floor. Devonte Green had 12 points and six assists for Indiana (18-15). Justin Smith added 10...

Reed scores 24 to lead Clemson over Wright St. 75-69 in NIT

Mar. 19, 2019 9:40 PM EDT

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Marcquise Reed had 24 points as Clemson defeated Wright State 75-69 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night. Elijah Thomas had 17 points and three blocks for Clemson (20-13). David Skara added 16 points and nine rebounds. Clyde Trapp had 12 points for the hosts. Bill Wampler had...

Johnson scores 26 to lift NC State past Hofstra 84-78 in NIT

Mar. 19, 2019 9:35 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Markell Johnson had 26 points as North Carolina State defeated Hofstra 84-78 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night. Torin Dorn had 19 points and nine rebounds for North Carolina State (23-11). C.J. Bryce added 18 points and 11 rebounds. Devon Daniels had six rebounds for the...